beachcities staff

Here at Beachcities, we believe that each of our personal mission is to help people find Christ and grow. We would love to say “Hi!” and connect with you. If you run into any of us at a weekend service, please, don’t hesitate to say hello and introduce yourself. We’d love to meet you!


Kent Sparks

Senior & Founding Pastor
I lead, feed, and shepherd
Beachcities Church.

Marissa Schneider

Church Administrator
I implement Pastor Kent’s vision by managing the church staff.

Email Marissa

Jeff Fernandez

Weekend Experience Director
I lead our weekend experience team in creating an environment that points people to God.
Email Jeff

Kendall Schmidt

Worship Director
I lead our congregation in worship.
Email Kendall

Alex Guder

Technical Director
I oversee sound and lighting in the auditorium to create a welcoming space.
Email Alex

steven guder

Music Director + Worship Associate
I support and drive forward the worship ministry
Email Steven

Asia Perrin

Communications Director
I reach our community through various channels of communication.
Email Asia

Steven Guersch

Video Production Director
I am the resident film buff and “video guy.”

Email Steven

Jared Ammann

Facilities Director
I maintain the church grounds so it’s ready for you.
Email Jared

Linda Sparks

Women + Small Groups Director
I lead women’s ministry and oversee church wide small groups.
Email Linda

Toni Musgrave

Adult Ministries Administrative Assistant
I support adult programming and small groups.
Email Toni

Kellie Krueger

Family Ministries Director
I influence the next generation to a brighter future.
Email Kellie

Josh Watson

High School Director
I have the opportunity to lead our high school group with some OUTSTANDING volunteer leaders!
Email Josh

Marshall Cress

Junior High Director
I get to lead our junior high ministry.
Email Marshall

Muna Bohn

Children’s Ministry Director
I invite kids to grow in their relationship with Jesus.
Email Muna

Sami Peterson

Early Childhood Coordinator
I invite our littlest ones to grow in their relationship with Jesus.
Email Sami

Susie Johnson

Database Administrator
I help our people stay connected.
Email Susie

Sarah Kimberlin

Office Assistant + Childcare Coordinator
I manage the church office and oversee all event childcare!
Email Sarah

Jenn Papale

Guest Services Coordinator
I coordinate all of our guest services volunteers.
Email Jenn

Jenny Kronfly


I oversee all the budgets and provide accounting services for the organization.
Email Jenny

Debbie Wayns

1-1 Care Director
I oversee leaders trained to care for those in our church.
Email Debbie

Russell Poucher

Safety and Security Director
I keep our church safe.
Email Russell